Latest United States emission standards Stories

2011-05-11 06:34:00

LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study from the American Lung Association in California pinpoints the benefits in lives and dollars saved by adopting tough vehicle emission and technology standards, which the California Air Resources Board is now drafting, working closely with the feds to set a stringent national standard. According to the new report, The Road to Clean Air, California could avoid at least $7.2 billion per year in health and other societal costs and reduce all...

2011-04-21 10:24:00

"If you had told me in the mid-1990's that we could put the words 'clean' and 'diesel' together, I would say you were completely out of your mind.

2011-04-17 00:00:36

The US EPA has ruled that Partial Flow Dilution (PFD) technology, as demonstrated in conclusive testing with Sierra Instrument’s BG®3, is now legally recognized as an alternative to traditional Constant Volume Sampling (CVS).

2011-03-03 00:00:28

Newly launched Clean & Fuel Efficient Cars App and Modes of Transportation to Work App help users find the most fuel efficient cars and the most eco-friendly cities. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) March 2, 2011 With Earth Day just over a month away, many environmentally conscious people are trying to find ways to decrease their carbon footprint by cutting their emissions.

2010-12-10 17:17:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Charles T. Drevna, president of NPRA, the National Petrochemical & Refiners Association, today issued the following statement regarding the decision by the U.S.

2010-05-21 09:55:00

ARLINGTON, Va., May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The auto industry met at the White House today to announce their continued support of a single national policy to increase fuel efficiency and decrease greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution from motor vehicles for the next 15 years.

2010-05-21 08:40:00

President Barack Obama plans to unveil a new national policy on fuel efficiency and vehicle emissions on Friday, and is pushing for support in the development of electric cars.

2010-05-17 12:55:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Faurecia innovation experts will join other industry thought leaders to discuss environmentally friendly and luxury vehicle interior design trends during the Ward's Auto Interiors Conference, which will be held at the Ritz Carlton in Dearborn, Mich., on May 19, 2010. Faurecia (http://www.faurecia.com) is a global tier one automotive supplier (No.

2010-04-13 08:36:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental, one of the world's top automotive suppliers, earned the 2010 Automotive News PACE (Premier Automotive Suppliers Contribution to Excellence) Award for its Smart NOx Sensor for gas and diesel powertrains in the Product-Europe category.

2010-04-06 14:47:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (AIAM) issued the following statement by its President and CEO, Michael J.

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